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Policies for mitigating GHG emissions will require far-reaching changes in energy policy and in human behaviour. IPCC-AR4, under the head of ‘International and Regional Cooperation’ (WG III Report) goes into a crucial matter from a human security perspective: The achievements of the UNFCCC and its Kyoto Protocol to benefit Non-Annex B countries from a global and cooperative response to the climate change problem, specially brought about by Annex B countries. The literature collected to make the last IPCC report provides high agreement and much evidence of many options for achieving reductions of global GHG emissions at the international level through cooperation.

Warming seas will also fuel more intense tropical storms. Climate change is only one of the forces that will influence the profile of population risk IPCC Assessment Reports 27 exposure in the decades ahead. However, climate change will reconfigure patterns of risk and vulnerability across many regions, deeply affecting countries with high population share living in coastal areas, river deltas and urban slums. Ecosystems and biodiversity Climate change is already transforming ecological systems.

The precautionary principle invocation helps to spread the need for international action and coordination or equity concerns leads the policy response within the UNFCCC normative outcomes as well as within the UE climate change programme. The uncertainty in the development of, and the Earth’s distribution of, temperatures, precipitation, sea-level rises (the major climate system parameters) certainly exists, but it is even bigger regarding climate change impacts on natural ecosystem services, and also in terms of the new socioeconomic conditions imposed on populations by this changing climate system.

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